Current Applied Materials publishes original research articles, letters, reviews/mini-reviews and guest
edited thematic issues dealing with various topics related to Materials Science in China, while
contributions from abroad are also welcome.
Current Applied Materials is not limited to a specific aspect of the field but is instead devoted to a wide
range of sub fields in the field. Articles of interdisciplinary nature are particularly welcome. Submission in
the following areas are of special interest to the readers of this journal:
Medical Implant Materials
Shape Memory Alloys
Magneto-caloric & Magneto-strictive
Aggregation-induced Emission Materials
Yong Liu Institute of Biomedical Engineering Jinan University Guangzhou (China)
Yong Liu is the Director of Laboratory of Nanoscale Instruments for Theranostics, Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Jinan University (China), with a joint appointment as a Principal Investigator at Wenzhou Medical University (China). He received his PhD degree in Chemistry in 2008 from University of Wollongong (Australia). Thereafter, he took research positions in University of Wollongong, University of Dayton, Case Western Reserve University, and Macquarie University, respectively. He was appointed as a full professor in 2010 at Wenzhou Medical University. He has published more than 50 peer-reviewed papers with total citations over 5300 times. He has received Scopus Young Researcher Award in China (2011) and Qianjiang Scholar Distinguished Professor Award (2011).